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Behavior Specialist- Inpatient (Part-Time)

Pyramid Healthcare Butler, PA
  • Expired: January 07, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.

Principal Results Expected:
Assist with intake process with new clients into program.
Communicate with staff either verbally or in written communication logs.
Responsible for detailed client logs.
Medication Management.
Listen to clients concerning all areas of treatment.
Maintain a safe, orderly and therapeutic physical environment for clients including crisis intervention.
Coordinate activities including lectures, recreation and meetings.
Follow objectives of treatment plans.
Helps clients obtain a sponsor.
Attend shift change and company meetings.
Attend training as necessary.
Transport clients.
Monitor treatment for necessary hygiene and medical needs.
Help with upkeep of facility.
Train new staff on unit, program and milieu.
Evaluate behavioral and emotional needs of clients and provides input.
Assist with interventions with clients.
Responsible for conducting searches of clients when they return back to the facility.
Prepare client snacks.
Clerical duties as needed.

Technical Competencies: Capable of role modeling to the clients. Help to maintain a strong clinical program. Able to work together with staff to effectively meet the needs of the clients. Maintains positive relationship with the clients. Complete required training and mandatory training hours. Strong skills in D&A and mental health treatment. A working knowledge of H.I.P.A.A, Licensing and C.A.R.F regulations.

Job-related Behavioral Characteristics:
Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to problem solve by gathering and analyzing information. Work well in an individual/group problem solving situation and show initiative in problem solving. Maintains professionalism and does not show favoritism. Maintains consistency with clients, staff, visitors and the public. Ability to handle a crisis situation and react appropriately. Ability to be flexible and adaptable. Ability to make decisions in an objective and ethical manner. Calm and decisive in crisis situations. Ability to sustain a team environment.
Pyramid CORE Values:
We are committed and proud to live our CORE values and use them to inspire those around us. Our employees are expected to align with these values, behaviors and standards. We are held accountable for upholding these CORE Values: INTEGRITY is striving to be honest, transparent and ethical when dealing with clients, staff and the community. DEDICATION is demonstrating an unwavering commitment to always provide exceptional care and support to those we serve is needed daily. COLLABORATION is a steadfast, team-focused approach; working together to achieve excellence. PASSION is genuine, compelling and relentless desire to improve lives and support Pyramid Healthcare's mission.
Education, Experience:
High School Diploma or equivalent required. Valid Driver's License. Experience facilitating process groups and family sessions. Drug and Alcohol/Mental Health experience.
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, 401k and more.

Pyramid Healthcare


Butler, PA
16003 USA